It’s a location shrouded in mystery and for years the U.S. government pretended it didn’t exist.  But Area 51 does exist and while it may not be as mysterious as we hope, it still has an aura of the unknown. 

Bill Yenne, author of dozens of books on military and historical topics, has unveiled a history of the weird and secretive aircraft that have been tested at the facility – planes so secret that if they hadn’t been declassified, we'd still know nothing about them.

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